Inflation, the good and the bad

While prices last month rose more than predicted, when the cost of food and energy is removed, the increase was much lower. The bad side of inflation is the cost of items that hit the poor and those on fixed incomes harder, such as gasoline prices. Read related article.

Inflation, the good and the bad
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Washington Post. Published on October 16, 2012, 8:10 p.m.

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